Monte Vista Elementary School

Charlene Smith, Principal

Sheryl Schmidt, Assistant Principal


Office Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Registration Hours
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
1:00 - 3:00 p.m.


Instructional Hours

8:00 a.m. - 12:51 p.m.


Tuesday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:18 p.m.

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Our mission is to ensure student success as collaborative, responsible members of society by inspiring them to reach their full intellectual, physical and emotional potential.


Our vision at Monte Vista Elementary is to ignite a love of learning and a sense of curiosity in all students.  We will promote academic achievement through high expectations and develop problem solvers who are technologically proficient.








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2017-2018 Registration

New Students to Vista Unified for the current 2016-2017 AND 2017-2018 school years.

  • Pre-Enrollment Steps:  Welcome to Monte Vista Elementary.  Please complete the following steps to pre-enroll your student if they have not attended a school in VUSD.
  • You can only pre-enroll your child at their VUSD school of residence.
  • For information on inter- and intra-district transfers click here.


STEP 1: Complete the Aeries AIR- Online Student Registration application.

  • Click here to pre-enroll your student at their school of residence.
  • After you finish and submit your application, you will receive an Enrollment Confirmation. Please print this document.
  • Access to a computer and printer is also provided by the school.

STEP 2: Contact our school school office @ 760-726-0410 and confirm your student's pre-enrollment.

  • Bring the signed Enrollment Confirmation document, immunization records, birth verification and proof of residency to the office.  You should also bring any of the following that apply: student's current IEP or 504 Plan, restraining order or any court documents.
  • You will receive your Parent Portal account by email and any additional information will be provided by your school.  



ATTENTION:  Re-Registration for current Monte Vista students for the 2017-2018 school year is currently CLOSED.  Re-registration for the 2017-2018 school year will open in July 2017.  Thank you!


Current Monte Vista Students

Re-Registration/Data Confirmation Steps

Please complete the following steps if your student will be continuing their education at Monte Vista. Re-registration will open on July 13th for the 2016-2017 school year.  You must have a Parent Portal account to complete this process. If you do not have an account, please contact your child's school or see below for directions for creating an account. This process will allow parents to verify student data, update contact information, and acknowledge/review critical district information and policies.


STEP 1: Complete the re-registration process by logging into the Parent Portal

  •      Please print Student Emergency Card upon completion.

STEP 2:  For students in Kindergarten - 5th grade:

  • Send signed Student Emergency Card to school with your student on our Family Information Night on August 14th or on first day of school.


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How to Create a gmail Account - English

How to Create a gmail Account - Spanish

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Re-registration/Data Confirmation Video




Emergency Cards

Have you printed and sent in a new emergency card this year?

If not, please complete this process on Parent Portal. When in Parent Portal, click the “Student Info” tab and then select “Data Confirmation.” Verify the emergency information is correct, print it out, sign it and return it to our office as soon as possible.


Updated emergency card information is critical in order for us to be prepared to care for your child in case of illness, injury, or an emergency. Thank you in advance for your prompt attention to this very important matter.


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Today: 5/23/17

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Intradistrict Transfers

The 2017-2018 Intradistrict Transfer window is January 3 - March 15, 2017.

Safety Improvements

There is nothing more important to us than the safety of our students, and to improve in this area, changes have been made at Monte Vista in accordance with district board and administrative policy.

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